• tree Erythrina fusca (Leguminosae - Papilionoideae)
  • purple coral tree, coral bean, bucayo
  • common, often tall, thorny tree with alternate, trifoliate leaves that have ovate to elliptical leaflets
  • odorless but showy flowers are borne on drooping racemes and are pale brick-red to salmon colored. Close relative of dapdap and dlungdung, but can be distinguished from them by shape of leaves
  • no important uses in Bali, although young leaves can be eaten as a vegetable.
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

mabunga canging; (paribahasa)
[example 1]
No translation exists for this example.

Cara i tengah bungan canging, ngeronyoh goba dogen, sing ada kamiikane.
Like the center of a canging flower, it looks nice, but it has no fragrance. The meaning is that appearances can be deceiving.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

In Balinese:   Saking désa pakraman punika kekepah malih limang banjar sakadi : Banjar Batulumbung, Banjar Tengah, Banjar Lebah Sari, Banjar Babakan, Banjar Angkeb Canging.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  
  1. Kamus Bali-Indonesia Edisi 2 tahun 2008 hal 143